senate Bill S4485

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires health clubs to provide automated external defibrillators during business hours when they are staffed

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A3798 -

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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view actions (11)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2011 signed chap.31
May 20, 2011 delivered to governor
May 17, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.587
substituted for s4485
May 17, 2011 substituted by a3798
May 16, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2011 1st report cal.587
Apr 06, 2011 referred to consumer protection


S4485 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง627-a, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8366, A11458A

S4485 - Summary

Requires health clubs to provide automated external defibrillators during business hours when they are staffed.

S4485 - Sponsor Memo

S4485 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 6, 2011

Introduced  by  Sens. RANZENHOFER, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Consumer Protection

AN  ACT  to  amend the general business law, in relation to health clubs
  providing automated external defibrillators  on  site  during  staffed
  operating hours


  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 627-a of the general business law,
as added by chapter 186 of the laws of  2004,  is  amended  to  read  as
  1.  Every  health club as defined under paragraph b of subdivision one
of section three thousand-d of the public health law whose membership is
five hundred persons or more shall have on the  premises  at  least  one
automated  external  defibrillator  and shall have in attendance, at all
times during STAFFED business hours, at least one individual  performing
employment  or  individual acting as an authorized volunteer who holds a
valid certification of completion of a course in the study of the opera-
tion of AEDs and a valid certification of the completion of a course  in
the  training  of cardiopulmonary resuscitation provided by a nationally
recognized organization or association.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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